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Dr. Simbi Animashaun is currently a Virtual Instructional Coach for EdConnective. She taught middle school English Language Arts (ELA) for 12.5 years in Maryland, Ohio, and Georgia. Although she wholeheartedly loves being an educator, she takes pride in reading, writing, and spending quality time with her three children. Her love for children inspires her to open a themed school or daycare one day. She has sponsored many programs for children, such as the step team, the National Junior Beta Club, and an annual girls’ conference focusing on several topics affecting girls between the ages of 10-14.
Simbi’s highest level of education is a doctorate in Educational Technology earned from Walden University. Before her educational advancement, she graduated with a Bachelor of Science (B.S.) and Master of Education (M.Ed) in Middle Grades Education (Concentration: ELA and Mathematics, Grades 4-9) from Armstrong Atlantic State University (AASU) and a Specialist (Ed.S) in Instructional Technology from Kennesaw State University. She is a proud member of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc.
In February 2022, Simbi openly shared her stroke survival story and how it impacted her life, including her journey to motherhood. Today, she aspires to be a motivational speaker, focusing on healing and empowerment amid pregnancy and child loss. After releasing her self-published memoir in May 2021, she has been a frequent guest on various publications and podcasts. Simbi's personality effortlessly connects with a broad audience. Click on the images to access the entire stories, interviews, and more.
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